West Portage Avenue lane closure required for Sault Ste. Marie International Bridge maintenance project

Contact: Phil Becker, International Bridge Administration 906-635-5255, ext. 112
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY: Chippewa

ROADWAY: West Portage Avenue

CLOSEST CITY: Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.

ESTIMATED STARTING DATE: Monday, Sept. 10, 2012

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE: Friday, Sept. 14, 2012 PROJECT: International Bridge Administration (IBA) crews will sandblast steel at Pier 3 under the bridge by West Portage Avenue.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS: From 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily, the outside southbound lane of West Portage Avenue will be closed from Eureka Street south 500 feet, requiring a traffic shift. Motorists should use caution and watch for workers when driving through this work zone.

Sault Ste. Marie International Bridge "Celebrating 50 Years of International Friendship, 1962 - 2012"